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Retail Stocks Score Fourth Straight Gain Wed.

S&P Retail Index rose 2.18 points; pick up 0.5% as Dow ahead slightly on housing data.

Kenny Wilson

Claire's Raises the Fashion Quotient

Claire’s Stores Inc.’s European president, Kenny Wilson, wants to infuse the brand's products with more stylish elements.

Kookai

Kookai Grows Up

Kookai, the French contemporary label, repositions to appeal to a more sophisticated customer.

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Jil Sander Adds Shot of Color to +J Line

Jil Sander spring-summer +J collection begins hitting select Uniqlo stores across Japan and other Asian countries today.

Snow, holiday, Milan, Italy

Retailers Coping With Snow in Italy

Business in Italy is disrupted after as much as 10 inches of snow falls on the northern part of country.

fitness_Track&Field_Frederico Wagner_Madison Avenue

Brazilian Fitness Brand Track & Field Plans U.S. Push

Track & Field, a high-end fitness and lifestyle apparel brand with 36 stores in Brazil, wants to tap into the $30 billion U.S. fitness industry.

pop-up shops, retailing, temporary stores,

Novelty Fading for Pop-Up Shops

Pop-up shop concept, the hottest trend in retailing this year, may be wearing thin.

scoop, susan davidson, swing shop, scoop after dark,

Scoop Opens 'Swing Shop'

Scoop's boutique at 875 Washington Street in Manhattan, formerly called Scoop It Up, is now known as Scoop After Dark.

Esprit Takes Control of China Operations

Esprit Holdings Limited said it has agreed to buy out its joint-venture partner in China and acquire 100 percent of its operations in the country.

dress barn, jaffe

Dress Barn Raises Guidance

Dress Barn Inc. on Wednesday raised its guidance for fiscal 2010 profits by 15 cents and said it has been buoyed by consumers trading down from other retailers.

Retail Stocks Drop 1.2% Tuesday

S&P Index fell 1.2 yesterday, as pressure on margins at Best Buy worries investors.

abercrombie & fitch

Abercrombie & Fitch Creates Stir in Tokyo

Abercrombie & Fitch’s new flagship opening in Ginza drew hundreds of shoppers; models, many barely dressed, roamed the shop floor.

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